The Thamesmead Festival 2017 was a partnership event between Peabody, Thamesmead residents, local organisations and artists, part funded by Arts Council England, supported by London Borough of Bexley and Royal Borough of Greenwich and delivered by Emergency Exit Arts.
Prooving to be a popular and successful event, it has now been shortlisted in the London First Awards for the ‘contribution to London’s cultural excellence’ category. These awards recognise the 2017 achievers and achievements which keep our Capital working for the UK.
Voting is open to the public and Thamesmead Festival has some tough competition so every vote counts!
To vote, please click here and choose your preferred winners. The voting will close at 5pm on Wednesday 28 March 2018.
EEA was invited back to the annual Symposium.
EEA is flat packing its Street Arts Academy and throughout June and July they will be popping up at secondary schools throughout Greenwich.
Ross Bolwell (EEA’s Producer Participation and Learning) reflects on fireworks and the importance of making a creative impact in schools.